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encounters film festival project
Website redesign for the UK's leading short film and animation festival

Encounters Film Festival is the UK’s leading short film and animation festival, and the annual meeting place for filmmakers and industry professionals.  Based in Bristol, UK, Encounters runs a six day festival in September on ..

its kicking off project
Handy web app packed full of fun facts and useful information for the Brazil World Cup

Following on from the success of our self-initiated interactive map for the Sochi Winter Olympics, we decided to create an interactive World Cup web app to celebrate the 19th World Cup Finals in Brazil. The ..

Graphic Showreel 2014: We've compiled some of our favourite projects from the past four years

As a collective of passionate designers we’ve been around the block a few times, but since forming Fiasco Design we’ve had the pleasure of working on some fantastic projects, with some equally amazing clients. To ..

airbnb News
The Airbnb redesign: It's time we looked at logos differently

What more can possibly be said about the Airbnb redesign? In my view, the heart of the matter has still not been dealt with. Lets back up a bit. Two weeks ago a fiasco erupted ..

Case Study
Learn about the creative process behind our branding for the animation app, VideoScribe

VideoScribe, created by Bristol based software agency Sparkol, needed a new identity to coincide with a new product site launch. VideoScribe is a professional animation app that allows users to create whiteboard-style animations in a ..

Chris Hoy project
A responsive website design for 6x Olympic champion Sir Chris Hoy

“It’s been a pleasure to work with the team at Fiasco Design. They’ve been highly professional throughout the whole process and delivered me a site which goes above and beyond my original expectations. Great work”.
– Sir Chris Hoy

Net Awards 2014 News
Net Awards 2014: We were nominated for New Agency of the Year

My oh my, how time flies. It’s been a month since we attended the 2014 Net Awards at London’s Grand Connaught Rooms. We were shortlisted from a list of twenty digital agencies from across the ..

technology will save us project
Our biggest build to date! A colourful new eCommerce site for DIY tech start-up TWSU

Devices, gadgets and computers are a fundamental part of our everyday lives, yet most people know so little about what these things are made of; let alone how to fix them or create new ways ..

The Snowman & The Snowdog project
We were honoured to work with Penguin Books UK on the redesign of The Snowman website

We were approached by Penguin Books and asked to pitch for the redesign of the The Snowman & The Snowdog website. Penguin Books wanted to create an engaging and immersive global website which would act ..

Videoscribe project
We created a mature but playful logo and visual identity for VideoScribe, an online animation tool

VideoScribe is a professional animation tool that allows users to create whiteboard-style animations. The software which has been created by Bristol based software agency Sparkol, needed a new identity to coincide with the new site ..

This is glamarous project
We created an editorial site design for fashion and lifestyle blog This is Glamarous

This Is Glamorous began in 2007 as a personal design and fashion inspiration board, but quickly grew into a lifestyle brand reaching thousands of readers from around the world daily.  Today, the blog currently has contributors from all ..

Sochi interactive map Case Study
We created an interactive educational map about the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia

  The Sochi Winter Olympics is a Games like no other. Controversies surrounding gay rights aside, the ceremony itself is rumoured to have cost the Russian government a staggering $51bn – more expensive than the ..

Website redesign for Bristol charity Bristol Natural History Consortium

Bristol Natural History Consortium (BNHC) is a small charity formed from a collaboration between 12 environmentally focussed organisations in Bristol: Avon Wildlife Trust, BBC Natural History Unit, Bristol City Council, Bristol Zoo Gardens, Environment Agency, ..

Creative Finance Network project
We created an intelligent site design to help creatives gain access to information on finance

Led by Creative England and partnered by Google, The Arts Council and KPMG – the Creative Finance Network is a resource site aimed at helping creatives understand the complexities of finance, find opportunities to get their ..

Still from Newsworks animation project
Promotional animation for Newsworks, the marketing body for national newsbrands

Newsworks is the marketing body for national newspapers. They offer advice, consumer insight and events on newsbrands. We were approached by Newsworks and asked to create a short animated video to help showcase the brand and ..

nom nom branding project
We supply Bristol cafe Nom Nom with a tasty new visual identity

We were commissioned by the owners of Nom Nom to create a brand marque and visual identity for their flagship sandwich and food outlet in the centre of Bristol. The business intended to focus on ..

CSS3 Animation: We take a look at how CSS3 has changed the digital landscape

With the introduction of CSS3 the web has been peppered with astonishing uses of the newest coding capabilities and they all feature movement. I think this is a game-changer for us graphic designers and it’s ..

Futureboogie bristol project
We designed a new look website for Bristol booking agency and record label Futureboogie

Futureboogie is a bristol-based music label and booking agency. With it’s beginnings as a club night over ten years ago, Futureboogie has become a recognised and respected music agency and label both within the UK ..

Media innovation awards News
Nominations and awards: Fiasco wins New Talent award at the Media Innovation Awards

On Thursday 21st November 2013 we attended the annual Media Innovation Awards in Plymouth. We were nominated for two awards. The first in the Print category for our work with Creative England on the One ..

Situations bristol project
Rebrand and fully responsive website design for visual arts organisation Situations

Situations is an award-winning visual arts organisation who commission and produce ambitious and inspiring projects by contemporary artists for a range of different sites and situations. Situations aim to produce a programme of commissions which challenge ..

Gods and Warriors project
We worked with Penguin Books to create a new online platform for author Michelle Paver

Gods and Warriors is the next series from internationally bestselling author Michelle Paver, creator of Chronicles of Ancient Darkness, the final book of which won the 2010 Guardian Children’s Fiction Prize. We were approached by ..

WordPress: Just a few reasons why 18% of the web uses this fantastic free platform

This year the publishing platform WordPress is celebrating it’s 10th anniversary. With parties all over the world, and over 66 million installations it is apparently used on some 18% of the entire internet! So, for ..

Trovi London app project
Branding and user interface design for unique geo-location app Trovi London

Trovi London is a geo-locational app that instantly gives the user access to some of the capitals best kept secrets. The focus of the app is on offering its users exclusive time-sensitive deals, events and ..

Case Study
See how we approached the design of a resource book and website

Earlier this year, we were approached by the team at Creative England and asked if we’d like to pitch for a new project they were producing. The concept was to produce a book and supporting ..

We created a dynamic responsive website for unique one-day festival

Simple Things Festival is a unique one-day event which takes place in the centre of Bristol. Featuring a number of unused spaces in the city and a total of 10 stages hosting an eclectic selection ..

Cloud Spotters Animation Screen project
We designed and created an animated intro video for the new Cloudspotter App

  The CloudSpotter app has been devised by the Cloud Appreciation Society as a way for users to learn more about different clouds and cloud formations. We were asked by the app development agency to ..

Glastonbury infographic project
We created an infographic to mark the first truly digital festival

Conceived as part of a self-initiated brief to mark the end of the “first truly digital festival from the BBC” we wanted to create an infographic that illustrated how audiences from beyond the festival walls ..

Crack magazine design Case Study
We created a fully-responsive site using WordPress for Crack Magazine

CRACK Magazine is a monthly newsprint publication that offers the latest in cutting edge music, art, reviews and listings. Now in it’s fourth year CRACK has grown substantially in distribution of the paper and in the amount of content published online.

Jason Kenny MBE project
We created a parrallax website for Olympic cyclist Jason Kenny OBE

Jason Kenny MBE is an English track cyclist specialising in the individual and team sprint. Since breaking onto the scene at the world junior championships in 2006, he’s won gold at both the Beijing and London Olympic ..

fiasco design rebrand News
Fiasco 3.0: Why we created our new brand marque, identity and responsive website

http://www.cssawards.net/nominee/fiasco-design/ Towards the end of the summer, we started to discuss the idea of a re-brand and re-positioning ourselves. Our current brand and web presence was letting us down. It didn’t accurately portray where we were ..

Nightmare High BAFTA News
We won! Educational online game for Channel 4 'Nightmare High' wins BAFTA

It’s been over a year since the launch of Nightmare High, an educational web game from Channel 4 Education aimed at helping 10-11 year old children with the transition from primary school to secondary school. ..

Aardman initial sketch development project
Character designs for Aardman and BBC Bitesize

We were approached by the team at Aardman Digital and asked to create some character concepts that they could use for a series of flash animations they were putting together for the BBC Bitesize website. ..

content hub project
Dynamic brand marque and visual identity for Bristol software agency Content Hub

We were approached by software consultancy Content Hub and asked to create a new brand and visual identity including both on and offline material. The purpose of re-positioning the Content Hub brand was to visually ..